Columbia Heights PD Warns of Increase in Counterfeit Bills
Columbia Heights residents are encouraged to be on the lookout for counterfeit bills.
The police department says there has been a recent increase in counterfeits, and community members are urged to use caution when accepting cash.
To find out if bills are real or fake, visit the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing website here.
When in doubt, police say it’s best to not accept suspicious bills. If you find a counterfeit, call 911.